The Cherry Pit Queens’ float earned the People’s Choice Award in the 2013 Northwest Cherry Festival parade April 27.
Photo by Kathy Ursprung.
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2013 Cherry Festival Parade
Clips from the 2013 Cherry Festival Parade downtown The Dalles.
The longest Cherry Festival Parade in recent memory had plenty to make crowds smile. Here are some of the entries that drew special notice:
Mayors Choice: Elizabeth Rodriguez Musical Group
People’s Choice: Cherry
Band: First, Sandstone Middle School; second,
The Dalles Wahtonka High School; third, The Dalles
Senior Citizen: First, Cherry Heights Retirement Community; second, Flagstone Senior Living
Float: First, Cherry Pit Queens; second, OCDC; third, St. Mary’s Academy
Commercial: First, Pietro’s; second, Fred Meyer; third, Google
Civic Group: First, Boy Scouts; second, Lincoln County Shriner’s Club; third, The Dalles Wahtonka Youth Football
Equestrian Individual: First, Klickitat County Fair & Rodeo Queen; second, Molalla Buckeroo, third Queen Kylie Alder Creek Pioneer Assoc.
Equestrian Group: First, Rancho El Caporal & Friends; second, Fort Dalles Riders; third, Cascade Icelandic Horse Club
Equestrian Horse Drawn: First, Fort Dalles Floozies; second, Cherry Blossom Gypsies Pony Camp.
Ribbons are available
for pick up at The Dalles
Area Chamber of Commerce Office.